The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Elasticsearch
Rank 432 504 518
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +14
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 144 62 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.12% 0.042%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% 0.70% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 46 14
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£425 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9391 8858 8065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.62% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5772 5203 4518
Average daily rate £400 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 306 400
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.72 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 139 £425 +4.55% 59
London +51 108 £430 +1.17% 48
Hertfordshire - 18 £400 -
East of England - 18 £400 -
City of London +21 15 £451 +0.11% 7
Welwyn Garden City - 13 £378 -
South West -18 7 £350 -9.67% 2
Bristol -6 3 £600 +100.00% 1
County Antrim - 3 - - 1
Belfast - 3 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 3 - - 1
South East -28 2 £450 +5.88% 5
Cheshire +1 1 - - 2
Gloucestershire -15 1 £350 - 1
North West -15 1 - - 2
St Albans - 1 £400 -
Street - - - -
Swansea - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Windsor - - - - 1
Witney - - - - 1
Worcester - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - - 3
Worcestershire - - - -

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 131 (53.25%) Java
2 116 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (39.43%) Linux
4 96 (39.02%) NoSQL
5 84 (34.15%) DevOps
6 83 (33.74%) TDD
7 80 (32.52%) MongoDB
8 79 (32.11%) Puppet
9 71 (28.86%) JavaScript
9 71 (28.86%) HTML
10 66 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (26.83%) Hadoop
11 61 (24.80%) AngularJS
12 59 (23.98%) Big Data
13 58 (23.58%) Web Services
13 58 (23.58%) CSS
13 58 (23.58%) Python
14 51 (20.73%) Ansible
15 48 (19.51%) Apache Cassandra
15 48 (19.51%) UNIX
16 46 (18.70%) Git (software)
17 45 (18.29%) Scrum
18 44 (17.89%) HTML5
18 44 (17.89%) REST
19 43 (17.48%) Jenkins
20 42 (17.07%) Spring
21 40 (16.26%) Apache Solr
21 40 (16.26%) Open Source
21 40 (16.26%) BDD
22 39 (15.85%) Opscode Chef

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (16.26%) Apache Solr
2 33 (13.41%) Apache
3 29 (11.79%) Node.js
4 21 (8.54%) Tomcat
5 19 (7.72%) nginx
6 8 (3.25%) Apache Spark
6 8 (3.25%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.85%) Drupal
7 7 (2.85%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (2.03%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.63%) JBoss
10 3 (1.22%) CMS
10 3 (1.22%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.81%) Mule
11 2 (0.81%) Confluence
11 2 (0.81%) Escenic
11 2 (0.81%) SAS
11 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Office
1 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.41%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.47%) GitHub
4 5 (2.03%) IaaS
4 5 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.22%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.22%) SaaS
5 3 (1.22%) PaaS
5 3 (1.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.07%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.25%) HTTP
3 5 (2.03%) DNS
4 3 (1.22%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.22%) SMTP
5 2 (0.81%) VPN
5 2 (0.81%) SNA
5 2 (0.81%) SSL
5 2 (0.81%) OSPF
5 2 (0.81%) BGP
5 2 (0.81%) SSH
5 2 (0.81%) MRTG
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (39.02%) NoSQL
2 80 (32.52%) MongoDB
3 66 (26.83%) Hadoop
4 59 (23.98%) Big Data
5 48 (19.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 38 (15.45%) Redis
7 37 (15.04%) MySQL
8 33 (13.41%) Couchbase
9 32 (13.01%) CouchDB
10 23 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (8.54%) Riak
12 13 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (4.88%) OLTP
13 12 (4.88%) MarkLogic
13 12 (4.88%) Amazon Redshift
14 11 (4.47%) SQL Server
15 7 (2.85%) Apache Hive
15 7 (2.85%) Relational Database
15 7 (2.85%) Triplestore
16 6 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (18.70%) Git (software)
2 43 (17.48%) Jenkins
3 25 (10.16%) Cucumber
4 17 (6.91%) Hudson
5 15 (6.10%) JIRA
6 13 (5.28%) Jasmine
7 12 (4.88%) Mocha
7 12 (4.88%) WebDriver
8 8 (3.25%) Subversion
9 7 (2.85%) Maven
10 6 (2.44%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.03%) NUnit
12 3 (1.22%) JUnit
12 3 (1.22%) Selenium
12 3 (1.22%) Grunt
12 3 (1.22%) NeoLoad
13 2 (0.81%) RSpec
14 1 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
14 1 (0.41%) Moq
14 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (8.13%) Finance
2 15 (6.10%) Games
3 12 (4.88%) Banking
3 12 (4.88%) Marketing
4 10 (4.07%) Retail
4 10 (4.07%) Advertising
5 8 (3.25%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.81%) Publishing
6 2 (0.81%) Front Office
6 2 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (51.63%) Developer
2 47 (19.11%) Java Developer
3 41 (16.67%) Architect
4 24 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (9.35%) Senior Developer
6 20 (8.13%) Java Architect
7 15 (6.10%) DevOps Architect
8 12 (4.88%) .NET Developer
9 9 (3.66%) Web Developer
10 8 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.25%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.25%) PHP Developer
10 8 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.85%) Lead Architect
11 7 (2.85%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (2.44%) Software Engineer
13 5 (2.03%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (2.03%) Ruby Developer
13 5 (2.03%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (28.86%) HTML
2 61 (24.80%) AngularJS
3 58 (23.58%) CSS
3 58 (23.58%) Web Services
4 44 (17.89%) HTML5
4 44 (17.89%) REST
5 42 (17.07%) Spring
6 39 (15.85%) Lucene
7 37 (15.04%) jQuery
8 34 (13.82%) J2EE
9 32 (13.01%) JSON
10 25 (10.16%) .NET
10 25 (10.16%) XML
11 23 (9.35%) RESTful
12 22 (8.94%) CSS3
13 20 (8.13%) Backbone.js
13 20 (8.13%) LAMP
14 19 (7.72%) Hibernate
15 16 (6.50%) SOAP
15 16 (6.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.26%) Open Source
2 20 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.32%) User Experience
4 16 (6.50%) Data Structures
5 13 (5.28%) Data Integration
6 12 (4.88%) Online Games
7 11 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.66%) Grid Computing
9 7 (2.85%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.85%) Reference Data
10 6 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.63%) Clustering
12 3 (1.22%) W3C
13 2 (0.81%) Replication
13 2 (0.81%) Social Network
13 2 (0.81%) RIA
13 2 (0.81%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 97 (39.43%) Linux
2 48 (19.51%) UNIX
3 24 (9.76%) CentOS
4 18 (7.32%) Debian
5 7 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.44%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.22%) Android
8 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.81%) Windows
8 2 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.81%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (34.15%) DevOps
3 83 (33.74%) TDD
4 66 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (18.29%) Scrum
6 40 (16.26%) BDD
7 38 (15.45%) OO
8 32 (13.01%) Data Modelling
9 27 (10.98%) SOA
10 26 (10.57%) Analytics
11 21 (8.54%) E-Commerce
12 18 (7.32%) Mentoring
13 17 (6.91%) Configuration Management
14 15 (6.10%) MVC
14 15 (6.10%) Functional Programming
15 14 (5.69%) Software Engineering
15 14 (5.69%) Web Development
16 13 (5.28%) ETL
17 12 (4.88%) OOP
18 10 (4.07%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 131 (53.25%) Java
2 71 (28.86%) JavaScript
3 58 (23.58%) Python
4 38 (15.45%) Ruby
4 38 (15.45%) SQL
5 36 (14.63%) PHP
6 32 (13.01%) Bash Shell
7 28 (11.38%) Perl
8 23 (9.35%) C#
9 18 (7.32%) PL/SQL
9 18 (7.32%) Shell Script
10 17 (6.91%) Scala
11 7 (2.85%) SPARQL
12 5 (2.03%) Golang
13 4 (1.63%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.63%) Clojure
14 3 (1.22%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.22%) PHP5
15 2 (0.81%) VBA
16 1 (0.41%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 34 (13.82%) Degree
2 7 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.63%) VCP4
4 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) PhD
5 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.94%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.88%) Varnish
2 8 (3.25%) Docker
3 5 (2.03%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.63%) vCloud
5 1 (0.41%) Gluster
5 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 79 (32.11%) Puppet
2 51 (20.73%) Ansible
3 39 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (10.57%) Nagios
5 24 (9.76%) ZABBIX
6 23 (9.35%) logstash
7 22 (8.94%) Salt
8 20 (8.13%) Vagrant
9 19 (7.72%) Kibana
10 17 (6.91%) Cacti
11 3 (1.22%) yum
11 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (1.22%) SELinux
11 3 (1.22%) Icinga
11 3 (1.22%) Graphite
12 2 (0.81%) StatsD
12 2 (0.81%) Opsview
13 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 1 (0.41%) Oozie
13 1 (0.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (11.79%) Oracle
2 23 (9.35%) Red Hat
3 21 (8.54%) Rackspace
4 9 (3.66%) Sun
5 8 (3.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.03%) Sybase
6 5 (2.03%) VMware
6 5 (2.03%) Google
7 4 (1.63%) Zend
7 4 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.63%) New Relic
8 3 (1.22%) IBM
8 3 (1.22%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.81%) Tableau
9 2 (0.81%) Percona
9 2 (0.81%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.81%) Endeca
9 2 (0.81%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.81%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.81%) Palantir
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